Governance comprises the institutions, processes and traditions which determine how power is exercised, how decisions are taken and how citizens have their say, as well as the results thus obtained. Democracy is government by the people in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system. Global means involving the entire earth; not limited to any lesser ambit.

Democratic Global Governance refers to a government system encompassing the entire planet and directly responsible and accountable to the individual people of the world.